The PreLab is only required if you are running the DMS lab outside of an AWS event engine (EE), or in your own AWS Account.
This guide helps students set up the pre-environment for the AWS Database Migration Service (AWS DMS) Main Lab. It is a compulsory step for the DMS Main Lab, but not required for the AutoComplate DMS Lab.
AWS DMS required source and destination as shown below:
Your instructor will provide you source database details during main lab to configure source endpoint. If you ran instructor lab to setup your own instance of Postgres database then use instance endpoint from instructor lab.
In this lab, you will complete the following pre-requisite using AWS CloudFormation template deployment:
Labs are also available in GitHub - https://github.com/aws-samples/data-engineering-for-aws-immersion-day
Make sure you select the us-east-1 (Virginia) region
Sign in to the AWS console where you will host the student environment.
Go to the IAM console, search the role
dms-cloudwatch-logs-role in the search box. Note whether the role is present or not. In this example screenshot the role doesn’t exist.
Click the Deploy to AWS icons below to stand up the environment setup.
|Launch Quick Create Template||Region|
You have successfully completed the student prelab and setup all pre-requisite required to run the rest of the workshop. Please proceed to the next lab Data ingestion with DMS.